Pre-Pharmacy Affiliation Programs

3+4 or 4+4 Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM) Early Acceptance Program

High school seniors interested in this program must contact LECOM directly using the inquiry link on the LECOM portal website.  Following the interested student’s LECOM interview, LECOM will notify Elizabethtown College's HPAC and the student that s/he does or does not qualify for a letter of provisional acceptance to the LECOM Doctor of Pharmacy Program.

Students already at Elizabethtown College may apply to this program in their first or second year at EC. Contact the Chair of the Health Professions Advisory Committee for further information regarding this program. Following the interested student’s LECOM interview, LECOM will notify Elizabethtown College's HPAC and the student that s/he does or does not qualify for a letter of provisional acceptance to the LECOM Doctor of Pharmacy Program.

Pharmacy Suggested Coursework

Minimum Requirement E-town Recommended Typical Semester Taken
Biology (8 hours) BIO 111
BIO 112
Fall, First Year
Spring, First Year
Chemistry (16 hours including organic chemistry) CH 105
CH 113*
CH 213*
CH 242*
Fall, First Year
Spring, First Year
Fall, Second Year
Spring, Third Year
Mathematics (8 hours) MA 251
MA 121
Fall, second year or later
Fall, first year or later
Psychology (3-4 hours) PSY 105 Fall, first year or later
English (6-8 hours) EN 100
EN 150 or other elective
Fall, First year or later
Spring, First year or later
Economics (3-4 hours) EC 102 Spring, First year or later

* Pre-requisite exists. Consult most recent E-town College Catalog for details.

Note: To find school-specific requirements for each U.S. and Canadian pharmacy school see a pharmacy school's website.